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University and Society

Martin A. Trow

University and Society

Essays on the Social Role of Research and Higher Education (Higher Education Policy Series)

by Martin A. Trow

  • 5 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • Higher,
  • Comparative Higher Education,
  • Philosophy Of Higher Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Social aspects,
  • Education,
  • Research,
  • Higher education and state,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Education, Higher

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNybom Thorsten (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8976889M
    ISBN 101853025259
    ISBN 109781853025259

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